Teacher of Religious Studies Up Holland High School, Wigan, Lancashire

Job description

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is
passionate about their subject. Up Holland High School is a happy and harmonious place to be where students are highly-motivated and have the opportunity to be inspired and succeed.

We seek an enthusiastic and committed Teacher of Religious Studies with the ability to deliver effective teaching and learning at Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4. You will need to have the drive to achieve positive results and outcomes and will have the ability to inspire, unite and motivate students, staff, parents/carers and the wider community. You will also need have excellent communication skills, be a strong team player and be ‘Dedicated to Excellence’. This post would suit a newly or recently qualified teacher, whilst consideration will also be given to more experienced teachers.

We were recognised by Ofsted in June 2018 as a ‘Good Provider’ of Education across all areas of the Inspection Framework. We have the ambition, drive and capacity to be outstanding in the future.

Essential educational requirements

Relevant Degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Successful experience of teaching Religious Studies.
A knowledge of the KS3 and KS4 National Curriculum for R.S.
Expertise in assessing R.S. at both Key Stage 3 and 4.
Experience of working with gifted and talented pupils.
A working knowledge of assessment and target setting.
Experience of working with pupils of special educational needs.
Strong interpersonal, written and oral skills.
Ability to work as part of a team.
Good Health and Attendance Record.
Self motivated.
Ability to motivate pupils.

Employee benefits

At Up Holland High School you can expect full support and continuing professional development. We offer a professionally stimulating working environment where teachers have the opportunity to make a huge impact on the lives of our committed and co-operative students.


About Up Holland High School

Address
Sandbrook Road, Wigan, Lancashire, WN5 7AL
Phase
Secondary
Type
LA Maintained School
Website
Up Holland High School website (opens in a new window)